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Managing pain and other ailments might not always require a pill bottle.  More people are turning to alternative ways to treat severe and sometimes stubborn conditions.  The so-called father of acupuncture in the military has not only tailored a procedure …
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August is typically recognized as National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM). With back to school coming up, and influenza season being only a few months away, it’s a great reminder to our nation that people of all ages require timely immunization …
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The Contingency Aeromedical Staging Facility is responsible for transporting wounded service members from the Craig Joint Theater hospital at Bagram Airfield to awaiting medevac aircraft. The program is run by medical technicians, but it relies on of volunteers to help …
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By Airman First Class Shane Mitchell From AFN Landstuhl Service members who use Landstuhl Regional Medical Center as their military treatment facility may find communicating with their physicians just got a bit easier. The pilot program is only available in …
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Sgt. Danny Woodruff, AFN Vicenza Usually people seek treatment for injuries within twenty-four hours.  However, when people get a traumatic brain injury – or TBI – they don’t always know they have a TBI and it often goes untreated.  This …
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